Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a research-driven, biopharmaceutical company devoted to identifying, developing and marketing innovative products in the fields of reproductive health, urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology and orthopaedics.
The company's research activities and products are connected by a common focus of providing tailored treatments that work on the body's own terms, enabling doctors to combat numerous diseases and medical conditions.
Ferring has its own production facilities in several European countries and in South America, Israel and China. It is also currently building new facilities in the US and India. With the acquisition of Bio-Technology General in 2005, it has capabilities in recombinant biotechnology as well as more traditional pharmaceutical manufacturing.
Ferring's marketing, medical services and sales teams, led by the corporate headquarters in Saint-Prex, Switzerland, operate from 60 countries and employ 5000 people throughout the world, while treatments are available in more than 100 countries. This expansion has allowed Ferring to maintain a double-digit annual growth rate over the last two decades.